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Adar Poonawalla's Serum Institute was told to pause vaccine trial recruitment.

Phase 2 and Phase 3 trials of the AstraZeneca Oxford coronavirus vaccine has been halted.

Phase 2 and Phase 3 trials of the AstraZeneca Oxford coronavirus vaccine has been halted.On September 09, 2020, new recruitment for the Phase 2 and Phase 3 trials of the Oxford University's Covishield vaccine being manufactured by the Serum Institute of India, along with AstraZeneca, has to be suspended until further orders.

A standard review process has been triggered, leading to the voluntary pause of vaccination across all trials to allow the safety measure that occurred in a single event of unexplained illness in the UK Phase III trial.

The Serum Institute of India, Oxford University, and the AstraZeneca were jointly conducting trials for the vaccine 'AZD1222'.

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